Dr. Fernando M. Garzia, MD

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Specializes in Cardiac Surgery • Male • Age 53

601 John St Ste M
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
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Dr. Garzia's Experience

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Dr. Garzia's Specialties

Procedures Dr. Garzia Performs

  • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
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Hospital Quality

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Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital
4755 Ogletown Stanton Road
Newark, DE 19718

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Appointments & Offices

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Accepting new patients?

  • Yes
BRONSON METHODIST HOSPITAL
601 John St Ste M
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
YORK HOSPITAL
1001 S George St
York, PA 17403
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    Dr. Garzia's Experience

    Specialties

    • Cardiac Surgery

    Board Certifications

    • General Surgery
    • Thoracic Cardiovascular Surgery
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    • Ablation for Treatment of Cardiac Arrhythmias
    • Cardiac Catheterization (incl. Coronary Angiography)
    • Cardioverter-Defibrillator or Pacemaker Insertion, Removal or Repair
    • Carotid Endarterectomy (CEA) or Excision of Infected Graft
    • Chest CT (incl. Heart and Lungs)
    • Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy and Stent
    • Coronary Artery Bypass Graft (CABG) Surgery
    • Maze Procedure
    • Non-Coronary Angioplasty, Atherectomy, and Stenting
    • Peripheral Artery Catheterization
    • Thoracentesis
    • Valve Repair or Replacement (Aortic, Mitral, Tricuspid, and Pulmonary)
    • Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS) or Thoracotomy
    2
    • Angina and Acute Coronary Syndrome
    • Aortic Aneurysm
    • Aortic Valve Disease
    • Arrhythmias (incl. Atrial Fibrillation)
    • Cardiomegaly
    • Cardiomyopathy
    • Carotid Artery Disease
    • Congenital Heart Disease
    • Congestive Heart Failure
    • Coronary Artery Disease (CAD)
    • Heart Attack (Acute Myocardial Infarction)
    • Lung Cancer
    • Mitral Valve Disease
    • Pericardial Disease
    • Pulmonary Embolism
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    Background Check for Dr. Garzia

    Malpractice Claims not available

    • Healthgrades does not collect malpractice information for Michigan.
    • No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

    0 Board Actions

    • No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
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    Awards & Recognitions

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    Education & Training

    Medical School

    Ohio State University / College of Medicine
    Graduated in 1986

    Internship Hospital

    SUNY Brooklyn-King's Co Hosp

    Residency Hospital

    SUNY Brooklyn-King's Co Hosp

    Fellowship Hospital

    Ohio State University
    6

    Languages Spoken by Dr. Garzia & Staff

    • English
  2. Healthgrades

    9 Facts About Hospital Quality

    Patients’ risk of dying during a hospital stay for heart bypass surgery could be 85.2% lower, on average, at a hospital rated 5 stars compared to a hospital rated 1 star for that procedure. Choosing the right hospital is critical to your health. View Slideshow

    Dr. Garzia's Hospital Quality

    The right hospital is as important as the right doctor

    Healthgrades Hospital Quality Ratings

    Check out the quality of care at Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital where Dr. Garzia has admitting privileges:

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    • Christiana Care Health System - Christiana Hospital

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    Patient Satisfaction

    Patients' feedback on their experience with Dr. Garzia

    Likelihood of recommending Dr. Garzia to family and friends

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    Ease of scheduling urgent appointments
    6 responses
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    Office environment, cleanliness, comfort, etc.
    6 responses
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    national average
    Staff friendliness and courteousness
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    Total wait time (waiting & exam rooms)
    10 – 15 minutes 6 responses
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    Experience with Dr. Garzia
    Level of trust in provider's decisions
    6 responses
    above
    national average
    How well provider explains medical condition(s)
    6 responses
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    national average
    How well provider listens and answers questions
    6 responses
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    national average
    Spends appropriate amount of time with patients
    6 responses
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    Appointments & Offices

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    Is Dr. Garzia accepting new patients?

    • Yes.

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    Office Locations

    A
    BRONSON METHODIST HOSPITAL
    601 John St Ste M
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007
    (269) 341-7333 (Office)
    (269) 341-7371 (Fax)
    B
    YORK HOSPITAL
    1001 S George St
    York, PA 17403
    (717) 812-2010 (Fax)
    C
    CHRISTIANACARE HEALTH SERVICES
    4755 OGLETOWN STANTON RD
    Newark, DE 19718
    (302) 733-1200 (Office)
    (302) 733-4998 (Fax)
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